GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police have located the father of PGA Tour player Billy Hurley III after he went missing for nearly two weeks.
Police in Leesburg, Virginia say 61-year-old Willard Hurley Jr. was located Friday in Texas. The elder Hurley was unharmed and told police he had simply been traveling. Police say he didn't explain why he left his home without informing his family.
His son broke down in tears Tuesday while announcing to the media that...
CHICAGO (AP) — Billy Pierce, a seven-time All-Star pitcher who played in two World Series and retired after spending most of his 18 years in the majors with the Chicago White Sox, has died at the age of 88.
His family and the White Sox said Pierce died Friday after a battle with gall bladder cancer.
The left-hander played for Chicago from 1949 to 1961, starting three All-Star games in the mid-1950s. He also played for Detroit and San Francisco, going...
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson and defensive tackle Mike DeVito, both coming back from season-ending injuries, were among the veterans reporting to training camp Friday.
This is generally a loathsome period for veterans, with insufferable practices in heat often topping triple digits. But Johnson and DeVito wore broad grins on their faces as they ambled up the pathway to Scanlon Hall at Missouri Western State University.
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and the players' union say they want a New York judge to resolve their dispute over Tom Brady's suspension by Sept. 4.
The league and union filed a joint letter in U.S. District Court on Friday proposing a ruling by that date in Brady's lawsuit against the league seeking to have his four-game suspension overturned. The union did not seek a court order on Friday that would allow the New England Patriots quarterback to play while a court case...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have acquired right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen from the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor league pitching prospects.
The Twins announced the trade on Friday, not long before the deadline to make trades without waivers. The Twins were in search of some help for their struggling bullpen, and Jepsen should step in to help in a setup role for All-Star closer Glen Perkins.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Even though he has been suspended for the first four weeks of the NFL's regular season, Browns general manager Ray Farmer says his approach to building the roster during training camp and the regular season will not change.
Farmer said after the second practice of training camp on Friday that coaches and scouts have a say and most major decisions will have been made.
The league announced in March that Farmer would be suspended four...